Liza Weavind, Author at Pulmonology Advisor

Liza Weavind

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Burn shock, Resuscitation of Burn Shock, Burn Shock Resuscitation

Burn Shock Synonyms Resuscitation of Burn Shock Burn Shock Resuscitation Related Conditions Major Burns Trauma 1. Description of the problem Burn shock occurs in a major burn injury (covering >20% total body surface area [TBSA]) with disruption of normal organism homeostasis. This disruption is secondary to both local and systemic responses, including release of cytokines…

Major burns, Severe Burn, Burn Injury, Burn Wound

Major burn Synonyms Severe Burn Burn Injury Burn Wound Related conditions Burn Shock Burn Trauma 1. Description of the problem Major burns can be devastating injuries. They have historically been defined as >20% total body surface area (TBSA), as this level of tissue destruction is associated with increased capillary leak and release of inflammatory cytokines,…

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